Comfort Inn Times Square South Area
305 West 39th Street
New York, NY 10018
Phone: (212) 268-3040
Fax: (212) 268-3437
Mo to Su from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PMThis small castle was built in 1869 and remains one of the most whimsical sights in Central Park. It is perched atop Vista Rock, which is the highest point in the park. Climb to the top of the castle's tower and you'll be treated to spectacular views of the Great Lawn and surrounding cityscape. The castle houses equipment to measure the wind in the park and an observatory containing educational displays.